Standards Updates

ASABE Standards Updates

Below is a current listing of the standards completed or withdrawn since the publication of the current ASABE Standards CD-Rom/Flash Drive 2023. The most current information is at the top of each list. The updated CD/Flash Drive publication is available in late spring of each year.

Information on other standard projects can be found here.

For information on ISO activities, contact the assigned ASABE Administrator found here.

Interested parties for these or any proposed projects are encouraged complete this form and contact one of the ASABE Standards Administrators listed here.


Projects approved

X11684:2023, Tractors, machinery for agriculture and forestry, powered lawn and garden equipment — Safety labels — General principles

X15077WD, Withdrawal of ASABE/ISO 15077:2008 OCT2008, (R2024), Tractors and Self-Propelled Machinery for Agriculture — Operator Controls — Actuating Forces, Displacement, Location and Method of Operation, and placing ISO 15077:2020 on the Recognized Document List. (Press Release PDF)

X245.7 WD, Moisture relationships of Plant-based Agricultural Products (Press Release PDF)

X4254-16:2018, Agricultural machinery - Safety - Part 16: Portable agricultural grain augers, adoption with deviations of ISO 4254-16:2018, and the withdrawal of ASAE S361.3 APR1990 (R2020) Safety for Portable Agricultural Auger Conveying Equipment

X664, Direct to Consumption Specialty Crop Equipment Sanitary Design Requirements (Press Release PDF)

X526.5, Soil and Water Terminology (Press Release PDF)

X407.3, Agricultural Drainage Outlets—Open Channels (Press Release PDF)

X511.1, Drain Restoration After Utility Construction (Press Release PDF)

X615.3, Cotton Module Cover Material Performance

X625.2, Drawbar Pin Dimensions and Requirements for Towing Machine with Clevis (Press Release PDF)

X665, Crop Protection Equipment – Test methods for the evaluation of targeted spray application systems (Press Release PDF)

X260.6, Design and Construction of Subsurface Drainage Systems on Agricultural Lands in Humid Areas


New standards approved since the last publication

ASABE S658-1 DEC2023, Singulating Seeding Equipment Test Methods Part 1: General Information (Press Release PDF)

ASABE S658-2 DEC2023, Singulating Seeding Equipment Test Methods Part 2: Monitoring Systems Performance (Press Release PDF)

ASABE S658-3 DEC2023, Singulating Seeding Equipment Test Methods Part 3: Seed Spacing Performance (Press Release PDF)

ANSI/ASABE S611 JUN2023, Collecting, Processing, and Visualizing Geographic Harvest Data (Press Release PDF)

ANSI/ASABE S631 APR2023ED, Machine Vision Method of Forage or Biomass Particle Size and Size Distribution (Press Release PDF)


Revisions since the last publication

ASABE/ISO 27850:2013 MAR2024, Tractors for agriculture and forestry — Falling object protective structures — Test procedures and performance requirements

ASAE D271.3 DEC2023, Psychrometric Data (Press Release PDF)

ANSI/ASAE S319.5 AUG2023, Method of Determining and Expressing Fineness of Feed Materials by Sieving

ASAE S341.6 MAR2024, Procedure for Measuring Distribution Uniformity and Calibrating Small Granular Broadcast  Applicators

ASABE S573.1 MAR2024, Procedure for Evaluating Variable-Rate Granular Material Application Accuracy of Broadcast Applicators

ANSI/ASABE S613-1.1 MAY2023, Tractors and Self-Propelled Machinery for Agriculture - Air Quality Systems for Cabs - Part 1: Terminology and Overview (Press release PDF)


Withdrawals since the last publication

ANSI/ASABE AD17225-4:2014 FEB2018ED, Solid biofuels - Fuel specifications and classes - Part 4: Graded wood chips (Press Release PDF)

ASAE S328.3 JUL2003 (R2020), Dimensions for Compatible Operation of Forage Harvesters, Forage Transporters and Forage Blowers (Press Release PDF)

ANSI/ASABE AD10448:1994 NOV2014 (R2018ED), Agricultural tractors — Hydraulic pressure for implements (Press Release PDF)